Christa D'Alimonte

Executive Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary
Christa A. D’Alimonte is Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary, overseeing Viacom’s global legal functions. D’Alimonte joined Viacom as Senior Vice President, Deputy General Counsel and Assistant Secretary in 2012 from Shearman & Sterling LLP, where she was Deputy Practice Group Leader of the Firm’s Global Mergers & Acquisitions group.  

In her practice at Shearman & Sterling, D’Alimonte represented a broad range of domestic and multinational clients – including Viacom - on public and private mergers, acquisitions and dispositions, as well as corporate governance matters. D’Alimonte joined Shearman & Sterling in 1993, and became a partner in January 2001. 

D’Alimonte graduated from Georgetown University Law Center, where she was the Editor-in-Chief of the American Criminal Law Review, and received her A.B. in Politics and a Certificate of Proficiency in Latin American Studies from Princeton University. She has been recognized as a leading lawyer by Chambers USA and Legal 500 and as a “Top Female Dealmaker” by Law360. D’Alimonte is a member of the Princeton University Politics Department Advisory Council and a past participant in the Partnership for New York City’s David Rockefeller Fellows Program.